doorplate

doorplate

[dawr-pleyt, dohr-]
noun
a small identification plate on the outside door of a house or room, bearing the occupant's name, the apartment or house number, or the like.

Origin:
1815–25; door + plate1

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doorplate

noun
a nameplate fastened to a door; indicates the person who works or lives there 
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